Dr. Widad Akreyi, co-founder of Defend International, was presented with the Pacem in Terris Peace and Freedom Award by Bishop Thomas Zinkula. She became the youngest recipient of the Pacem in Terris Award and the first Pacem honouree to meet the mayor of Davenport and to be presented with the Davenport medal.
Our members and supporters can register to attend the webinar entitled “Building Inclusive Cities: What is a Welcoming Standard?” hosted by Cities of Migration on October 30th and 31st.
Here’s an invitation to turn up the music to turn down the hate. Defend International is asking its members and friends to join a special worldwide singing event called the Concert Across the World to End Gun Violence that will take place from September 21st to 24th.
Defend International condemns the Barcelona terror attack, calling it an attack on the principles and values that have shaped our communities.
We are pleased to inform our members and supporters that they can register to participate in the webinar “Refugees Jobs Agenda – Entrepreneurship Offers Employment Pathways” hosted by Hire Immigrants, Cities of Migration and Bertelsmann Stiftung on August 3rd.